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Forest Store

Our Forest Store is located inside the Discovery Museum and can be entered without paying museum admission. We have a large selection of merchandise that will satisfy all your gift giving needs or make the perfect souvenir for you to take home.


Come explore our books, plush animals, wood products, t-shirts, maps, educational games, posters, crafts by local artists, and forest-related products from around the world. Don't forget that members also receive a 10% discount in the store!


Below is a selection of some of the fine products we offer in the Forest Store. To purchase any of the items you see here, please call 503-488-2113 any time between 10:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. PST.  Closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays Oct. 1 to Memorial Day.



Trees to Know in Oregon


 Great for hikers, gardeners, and foresters, “Trees to Know in Oregon” is a very informative guide to Oregon trees. The book provides identification and trivia through text, maps and color photos.

 Paperback, 152 pg, full color.




Encyclopedia of Wood


 A beautiful addition to any coffee table, the Encyclopedia of Wood vividly portrays 150 of the world’s most popular woods with a four by eight inch photo reproduction. Through maps, photos and illustrations this book explains tree growth and characteristics as well as methods of seasoning and preserving wood.

Hard Cover, 192 pg, full color



Flying Squirrel Puppet


 It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s…..a flying squirrel! Gliding through the air on the puppeteer’s hand this flying furry friend measures 15” long by 6” wide.

 Ultra soft plush




Smokey Bear Doll



Introduce the child in your life to the magic of Smokey Bear. This plush bean bag doll measures 6 ½” tall and has great details.





"Advice From a Tree" Hat


Going out on a limb is safe when you purchase the Advice From a Tree hat. Comes with a packet of tree seeds including Blue Spruce, Ponderosa Pine, and Douglas-fir,  Oregon’s state tree!

 Adult Size - Adjustable





Trash Robot Kit

Turn your recycables into two super cool robots! This kit includes everything you need to turn old plastic bottles and aluminum cans into fun new toys.






Lapel Pin

Brass and enamel lapel pin featuring the World Forestry Center logo.






Glass Ornament

2 1/2" hand-made glass ornament adorned with the World Forestry Center logo.






Logging Truck

This 51/2" truck from Plan Toys has great details and is made from organic rubber wood. Ages 3 and up.





Finding David Douglas DVD

Beautiful documentary about the important Scottish botanist, who is the namesake of Oregon's state tree. Runs 56 minutes.





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World Forestry Center Mug

Enjoy your favorite morning beverage in this handsome mug featuring a photo of the World Forestry Center Discovery Museum.





Water Bottle

This stylish water bottle is made from lightweight metal and is emblazoned with the striking World Forestry Center logo. Stay hydrated and show your support for forest education wherever you go. Two lid types included.




Forest Store Slideshow